χαρακτήρ, -ῆρος, ὁ (< χαράσσω, to engrave), [in LXX: Lev.13:28 (צָרֶבֶת), Refs 2Ma.4:10, 4Ma.15:4 א R * ;] __1. a tool for graving. __2. a stamp or impress: as on a coin or seal; metaph., χ. τ. ὑποστάσεως, Heb.1:3.† (AS)
1) the instrument used for engraving or carving 2) the mark stamped upon that instrument or wrought out on it 2a) a mark or figure burned in (Lev. 13:28) or stamped on, an impression 2b) the exact expression (the image) of any person or thing, marked likeness, precise reproduction in every respect, i.e facsimile
From the same as G5482; a graver (the tool or the person), that is, (by implication) engraving ([“character” ], the figure stamped, that is, an exact copy or [figuratively] representation)
From “charasso” (to sharpen to a point; akin to G1125 through the idea of scratching); a stake, that is, (by implication) a palisade or rampart (millitary mound for circumvallation in a siege)
KJV Usage: trench.
From the same as G5482; a scratch or etching, that is, stamp (as a badge of servitude), or sculptured figure (statue)
KJV Usage: graven, mark.
From the same as G5482; a sheet (“chart”) of writing material (as to be scribbled over)